The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 46 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +3
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 16 48 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.18% 7.91% 7.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.89% 25.67% 25.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 25 27
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£453 £319 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £286 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £335 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.20% -10.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.90 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.71% -1.84%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
180 187 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 24.56% 30.81% 28.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 99 110
Average daily rate £328 £319 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -1.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 8
Average hourly rate £22.50 £12.22 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.19% -62.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £10.93 £16.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.90 £13.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.19%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RDBMS across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

RDBMS
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing RDBMS across the Glasgow region.

RDBMS Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

RDBMS
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RDBMS across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

RDBMS Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

RDBMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing RDBMS across the Glasgow region.

RDBMS Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing RDBMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RDBMS.

1 55 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 48 (87.27%) Java
3 40 (72.73%) Finance
4 37 (67.27%) SQL
5 28 (50.91%) Sybase
6 25 (45.45%) UNIX
6 25 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
7 24 (43.64%) Linux
8 23 (41.82%) OO
8 23 (41.82%) Oracle
8 23 (41.82%) CSS
8 23 (41.82%) JavaScript
8 23 (41.82%) Banking
9 22 (40.00%) Web Services
10 21 (38.18%) XML
10 21 (38.18%) Perl
10 21 (38.18%) HTML
11 20 (36.36%) DB2
11 20 (36.36%) SQL Server
11 20 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (36.36%) Hibernate
12 19 (34.55%) PL/SQL
12 19 (34.55%) SQL Server 2008
13 18 (32.73%) JSP
13 18 (32.73%) Spring
14 17 (30.91%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (29.09%) Servlets
15 16 (29.09%) EJB
16 15 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 14 (25.45%) Data Modelling

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing RDBMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RDBMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (12.73%) Apache
2 5 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 4 (7.27%) WebLogic
3 4 (7.27%) GlassFish
4 2 (3.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (3.64%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (3.64%) JBoss
4 2 (3.64%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (3.64%) WebLogic Integration
4 2 (3.64%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (3.64%) WebSphere Process Server
4 2 (3.64%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.82%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (3.64%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 20 (36.36%) DB2
2 20 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 19 (34.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (10.91%) MySQL
7 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database
8 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (12.73%) JUnit
2 4 (7.27%) GoogleTest
2 4 (7.27%) CppUnit
2 4 (7.27%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.27%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.82%) Subversion
General
1 40 (72.73%) Finance
2 23 (41.82%) Banking
3 5 (9.09%) Front Office
4 2 (3.64%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (94.55%) Developer
2 20 (36.36%) Java Developer
3 14 (25.45%) SQL Developer
4 10 (18.18%) SQL Server Developer
4 10 (18.18%) Senior Developer
5 9 (16.36%) Database Developer
6 5 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Java Software Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Software Developer
7 4 (7.27%) C++ Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Technical Leader
8 3 (5.45%) Senior SQL Developer
9 2 (3.64%) DB2 Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Designer
9 2 (3.64%) Support Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) Applications Support
9 2 (3.64%) Solutions Designer
9 2 (3.64%) Lead Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (41.82%) CSS
2 22 (40.00%) Web Services
3 21 (38.18%) XML
3 21 (38.18%) HTML
4 20 (36.36%) Hibernate
5 18 (32.73%) JSP
5 18 (32.73%) Spring
6 16 (29.09%) Servlets
6 16 (29.09%) EJB
7 14 (25.45%) XSL
7 14 (25.45%) DHTML
8 13 (23.64%) JMS
9 8 (14.55%) jQuery
10 7 (12.73%) J2SE
11 6 (10.91%) SOAP
12 5 (9.09%) Spring Security
12 5 (9.09%) HTML5
12 5 (9.09%) CSS3
13 4 (7.27%) RabbitMQ
13 4 (7.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.91%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.73%) Equity Derivative
2 7 (12.73%) Hedge funds
3 2 (3.64%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.64%) DataPower
3 2 (3.64%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (3.64%) Clustering
4 1 (1.82%) Equities
4 1 (1.82%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 25 (45.45%) UNIX
2 24 (43.64%) Linux
3 1 (1.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
2 23 (41.82%) OO
3 20 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (25.45%) Data Modelling
5 13 (23.64%) Technical Analysis
6 12 (21.82%) Data Analysis
6 12 (21.82%) Wealth Management
7 11 (20.00%) Migration
8 10 (18.18%) TDD
8 10 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
8 10 (18.18%) Mentoring
9 9 (16.36%) OOD
10 7 (12.73%) Database Tuning
11 6 (10.91%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (9.09%) SOA
13 4 (7.27%) UML
13 4 (7.27%) Multithreading
13 4 (7.27%) Automated Testing
14 3 (5.45%) Software Engineering
14 3 (5.45%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 48 (87.27%) Java
2 37 (67.27%) SQL
3 23 (41.82%) JavaScript
4 21 (38.18%) Perl
5 19 (34.55%) PL/SQL
6 14 (25.45%) VBA
7 4 (7.27%) C++
7 4 (7.27%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.64%) Groovy
8 2 (3.64%) Jython
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 28 (50.91%) Sybase
2 23 (41.82%) Oracle
3 6 (10.91%) Google
4 5 (9.09%) IBM
5 2 (3.64%) Kony
5 2 (3.64%) Twitter
5 2 (3.64%) Yahoo!
6 1 (1.82%) Informatica
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